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New Note in Music, A (Harry Partch at Mills College)




Universal Newsreel story (undated) showing Harry Partch conducting a student performance of his music on his instruments at Mills College, Oakland, California, probably late 1950s.


Run time 1 minutes 44 seconds
Producer Universal Newsreel
Audio/Visual sound, color


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Reviewer: dondoman - - December 7, 2013
Subject: Partch
He's well known amongst musicians - especially percussionists. A great man ahead of his time.
Reviewer: Spuzz - - May 25, 2012
Subject: Bong Bong
Interesting piece on a guy looking for alternate forms of music. Watching this, I can see some modern day instruments that were taken from these experiments.
Reviewer: ERD. - - March 20, 2011
Subject: Interesting novelty
Interesting, but not well remembered today.
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